Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Botanical Garden

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Lake in the botanical garden

The Jawaharlal Nehru Botanical Garden is a botanical garden in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India, set up in 1969 in memory of India's first prime minister. It contains many types of plants and vegetation. This garden has a collection of about 150,00 ornamental plants and a huge collection of oak varieties.[1] It also has a rare collection of Kashmiri tropical plants.

This garden is located on the side of a mountain and near to Chashma Shahi, Roop Bhavani Temple, etc. Many people from various areas of world visit this place.[2] It has four main divisions: the Plant Introduction Centre, the Research Section, the Recreational Garden and the Botanical Garden.[3] Entrance is restricted through ticket.



  1. ^ "Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Botanical Garden Srinagar". www.discoveredindia.com. Archived from the original on 31 December 2014. Retrieved 22 March 2018.
  2. ^ "Family Moment at Jawaharlal Nehru Botanical Garden, Srinagar | Jammu and Kashmir". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 22 March 2018.
  3. ^ "Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Botanical Garden in Srinagar". www.makemytrip.com. Retrieved 22 March 2018.

Coordinates: 34°05′35″N 74°52′55″E / 34.093°N 74.882°E / 34.093; 74.882